One adulting skill that does not come naturally is adaptability. You must learn to move and adjust your sails on the raging ocean that is this life. There is a difference when talking about evolution and adapting. You do not need to evolve into a different human type. Stay true to who you are; however,… Continue reading Day 64
Take care of your business. Wash your laundry. Take a shower. Get a job. Go to work. Pay your taxes. Buy groceries. Fill your fridge. Take responsibility for yourself. Then play. Be an adult and have fun doing it.
Be brave. When you think you just can’t do that thing you must do, call on all the courage you have and get it done. Ask yourself, is it the right thing to do? Yes? Good. What’s the worst thing that could happen? Maybe you fail, so what you’ve failed before and come back better.… Continue reading Day 60
I’ve heard it said that humans should not involve themselves in spiritual matters they do not understand. I would go as far to say they should not dable in things they think they understand. There is a reason that humans are warned not to turn to mediums or spiritists; do not seek them out to… Continue reading Day 56
I don’t know what God is doing. I don’t know why the challenges are hitting the O’Gara clan so hard. Seems we get two steps forward in just to get knocked back five. What I do know is God is in control. He will bring us through this, maybe a little banged up, but through… Continue reading Day 55
The sun is shining and I’m alive. I live in a free country where I can believe and speak as I wish. Even so, I am never free of the consequences of my beliefs acted upon or my words spoken.
I laughed way to hard about this quote. “I thought raising teenagers would be like those goofy old Brady Bunch episodes about curfews, acne and dating. It’s not. It’s more like Survivor meets Dateline – hang in there and don’t murder anyone.” I wish I knew who wrote it. I would laugh and cry with… Continue reading Day 51
Snow in Texas. Freezing temps in Florida. A world wide virus that is mutating. What is happening? Is God trying to teach us a lesson on humility, perseverance, and trust? You just think you are in control humans, however there are forces that are beyond your control. You are not in charge here. Hug your… Continue reading Day 48
Happy Valentine’s Day. Another made up holiday designed to do a couple of things. Separate humans from their money. Put unnecessary pressure on couples to be romantic. Shame happy single people to go on dates. Celebrate love every day. Do romantic things just because on random days with your partner or for yourself. That’ll change… Continue reading Day 45
Packed 24 boxes of books today and we are not even half way through our collection. Relocating is a lot of work and stress. Good stress and necessary work. Toss in a full time day job and maintaining a full time writing career on top of relocating. Can I just say that I am exhausted?… Continue reading Day 44